SuSE 10 Security Update : Samba (ZYPP Patch Number 6551)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 49833


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


samba's make_connection_snum() handles certain input incorrectly, which may lead to disclosure of the root directory. CVE-2009-2813 has been assigned to this issue. Additionally an information disclosure vulnerability in mount.cifs has been fixed (CVE-2009-2948) as well as a DoS condition. (CVE-2009-2906)


Apply ZYPP patch number 6551.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 49833

File Name: suse_cifs-mount-6551.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/10/11

Modified: 2013/02/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2009/10/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2813, CVE-2009-2906, CVE-2009-2948

CWE: 264